Associate of Arts in Social Sciences
Community College of Allegheny County

Program Details

Thinking about a bachelor’s degree in geography, history or political science, but not ready to head to a 4-year university?  Consider an online AA in Social Sciences from the Community College of Allegheny County where you can begin earning credit towards a bachelor’s degree.  This program can prepare you for future studies or stand on its own as an educational foundation, potentially enabling you to grow in your current position.  CCAC’s online AA in Social Sciences enables you to concentrate your learning in sociology/anthropology, history, political science and includes courses such as:

  • Western civilization
  • American government
  • US history


  • High school diploma or GED certificate, or be at least 18 years of age with experience reasonably equivalent to a GED
  • Placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education